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  • Ayden Elementary
  • 187 Third Street, Ayden
  • Pitt County Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 733
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Ayden Middle School
  • 192 Third St, Ayden
  • Pitt County Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 339
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Ayden-grifton High
  • 7653 Nc 11 South, Ayden
  • Pitt County Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 689
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Ayden school information

IndexAydenNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores35%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools31,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Ayden, NC educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ayden public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 19% lower than than the North Carolina average and 28% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ayden public schools is 13:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.6% have completed high school, 11.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Ayden

IndexAydenNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade82.2%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school81.6%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college57.1%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.3%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.4%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.5%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.3%1.3%

Ayden, NC School Districts

Pitt County Schools

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ayden. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ayden, NC schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Ayden, NC, an average of 82.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Ayden schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Ayden, NC schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grimesland, NC45142%15%
Winterville, NC9,48440%19%
Greenville, NC89,74537%24%
Vanceboro, NC1,16536%27%
Snow Hill, NC1,71632%35%
Ayden, NC5,16735%28%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Basehor, KS5,16748%2%
Vinton, IA5,16686%75%
Mechanicville, NY5,16941%17%
Greenbrier, AR5,16446%7%
Bayou Vista, LA5,16480%62%
Ayden, NC5,16735%28%
Source: The Ayden, NC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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